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CBS
Jan 25, 2013 6:00am EST
pay in taxes with filling up the gas tank that could be going up. >> that's right hiking the gas tax on the table around the country for various states. even right here in our own neck of the woods. in maryland counties could raise the tax by up to five cents a gallon. to pay for local transportation projects. yesterday in annapolis it was in a proposal. the debate in virginia has become one of the most watched in the country. governor mcconnell wants to -- mcdonnell wants to actually dump the state's gas tax. he then would replace it with a transportation targeted increase in the state sales tax that idea is catching some heat because it would shift the burden off of drivers and onto everyone in the state. so what do you currently natoal state sales taxes throughout the washington area? in d.c., it's 23.5 cents. the same in maryland and our partners at usa record that in virginia it -- "usa today" report that in virginia it's 19.5 cents. that's on top of the 18.4 cents federal gas tax you are also paying. lots of taxes every time you fill up. >>> for starbucks the coffee chain enjoy
NBC
Jan 24, 2013 6:00pm EST
to help make the pitch to raise $3.1 billion over the next five years, but the corner torn has a tax cut and tack hike. the governor would scrap the gas tax and hike the state sales stacks, 5 cents to 5.8 cents, but mcdonald's plan has competition, including proposals from some gop lawmakers from northern virginia, and senate democrats, angry about a surprise redistricting bid by the gop counterpart have threatened to block the governor's plan. >> unlike the bills, we have the support of the community and the business leaders. that's why i think we have a shot of passing. >> reporter: fairfax county chamber of commerce has put its support behind the governor. >> there's a crisis in funding for transportation initiatives in northern virginia and across the state. >> reporter: the case was strengthened by showing 2:1 support among virginians in a recent survie, 63 percent favored the are the support it. we also found a majority of drivers like the idea of trading the gas tax for a slightly higher sales tax. >> we're already paying enough in general for gas as it is. there's got to be a bet
NBC
Jan 31, 2013 5:00pm EST
for that money to come out of your tax refund. this year the d.c. office of tax and revenue will intercept income tax refunds, that includes unpaid parking tickets. the new law was passed by the d.c. council as part of a 2013 budget support act. taxpayers will receive a letter explaining how much of their refund was garnished and why. >>> environmentally conscious drivers could be facing a new fee in virginia. it's part of governor bob mcdonald's plan to fund the transportation project. as julie carey reports, today some hybrid car owners took to the streets in protest. ths the parade to protest a very unpopular feature. part of the proposal would require owners of alternative fuel vehicles to pay a new $100 a year fee. there are more than 91,000 vehicles in the commonwealth. >> tax pollution, not solution. >> reporter: they are slamming the fee as a hybrid tax. >> it doesn't make any sense to punish people trying to do their part. they want to have more efficient vehicles, they want to release less pollution, and it's just doesn't make sense. and folks are pretty outraged about it. >> some lawma
CSPAN
Jan 30, 2013 7:00am EST
from a federal perspective is that this takeover is subsidized through tax credits that or just extended by the fiscal cliff bill, which allows investors to come into our inner-city neighborhoods and build expensive buildings, turned over and lease them to a charter boards and high rates, so charters don't have sufficient funding to even operator schools as far as operating expenses such as teachers and books and so on. i'm concerned about proliferation of charter's and what this has done to destroy neighborhoods. host: here's a comment -- coming up next, we will talk more about immigration policy. what the president had to say yesterday and what a bipartisan group of senators announced earlier this week. argos -- our guest is carlos gutierrez, now working on immigration issues as well as other things in his portfolio. later on, paul krugman, a columnist, gave us a visit. we will be right back. [video clip] >> one cannot count the times that americans say that we are the best country in the world. what a marvelously stupid thing to say. of all the countries in the world. everybo
FOX
Jan 29, 2013 5:00am EST
here illegally would have to pass background checks and pay fines and taxes and then apply behind those who are already in line for a green card. these aren't new ideas. a bipartisan effort led by senators mccain and kennedy in 2007 failed but the stakes are different this year. >> for the first time ever, there is more political risk in opposing immigration reform than in supporting it. we believe we have a window of opportunity to act but we will only succeed in the effort is bipartisan. >> let's create a system to bring them forward. allow them to settle their debt to society and foul fill the necessary requirements to become law abiding citizens of this country. this is consistent with our country's tradition of being a nation of laws and a nation of immigrants. >> it would require that increased security measures are complete first before any of the pathways to citizenship are open. a bigger hurdle is in the republican-controlled house but the pressure is on. in the 2012 election, 71% of latinos voted for president obama. obama. >> all right. thank you. >>> president obama's pressu
NBC
Jan 31, 2013 11:00am EST
says he will do so by eliminating virginia's gas tax and raising the sales tax. >>> another element of mcdonald's plan is sparking froess had hybrid car owners plan on driving the ploychbd to show their opposition to the propose aal. they are yum set the governor wants to impose a $100 fee on alternative fuel vehicles. >>> checking in with tom kierein for the latest on our forecast. he is outside on the weather deck. >> what a difference i makes. yesterday it was near 70 degrees at this time. now we have low clouds racing up there. it is moving at 60 miles an hour. down here at the surface we have winds that are gusting to 30 to 40 miles an hour. there is the i ask over capitol hill now. got a beautiful blue sky. but what a chill in the air. temperatures are down into the low and mid 40s most of the region, 25 to 30 degrees colder than it was the same time yesterday. and we are going to hold steady here in the 40s into the afternoon. winds gusting to around 50 miles an hour. later this afternoon, all these areas in the beige color, all of northern virginia, district, much of marylan
FOX
Jan 28, 2013 10:00pm EST
. >> reporter: things can get much better when it comes to the district's finances in the future. tax revenue is expected to go up. some estimate as much as $200 million. in the newsroom matt ackland, fox 5 news. >>> d.c. officials turned down donald trump's request for a tax break. trump's organization will be required to pay millions of local property taxes to redevelop the old post office. trump and his daughter asked if the district would forego taxes to facilitate redevelopment, but the mayor and the council said no. >>> a major change to immigration laws in the works now and it has the thumbs up from both political parties. we'll break it down coming up next. >> also ahead a developing story overseas, the clues that could lead police to an american woman missing in turkey. >>> this is fox 5 news at 10:00. >>> a major announcement on capitol hill today could reshape the debate on immigration. a group of bipartisan lawmakers have agreed on an immigration reform deal. the center piece, a path to citizenship for the 11 million illegal immigrants already in the country. fox 5's tom fitzgeral
FOX
Jan 28, 2013 5:00pm EST
. by the way, more good news. the estimates are that tax revenue overall is expected to go up the next fiscal year as much as 2$00 million, putting the district -- $200 million putting the district at a better spot. >> you said it off the top. a good spot to be. >> sure is. >> thank you. >>> officials turned down donald trump's request for a tax break. his organization will be required to pay millions to redevelop the old post office pavilion into a luxury hotel. trump and his daughter asked if the district will forego the taxes to facilitate the redevelopment. mayor gray and the members of the city council said no. >>> president obama hosted the world champion miami heat at the white house today. the event was to recognize the team for its support of american military member and their families. lebron james gave the president a basketball, since he's a huge fan of the game. >> and he said it's casual so, i mean, we can from chicago and dallas, texas, and michigan, ohio, south dakota. [ laughter ] >> miami. i mean we're -- we're in the white house right now and this is like hey. mama made it.
FOX
Jan 27, 2013 8:00am EST
. it will raise taxes on life saving medical devices. >> reporter: ryan, possible a presidential contender in 2016, said republicans should be prepared for the president to try to "de legitimize them," but urged them to be smart. >> we'll need to use every tool at our disposal. sometimes we'll have to reject the president's proposals. that time might come more than once. sometimes we'll have to make them better. the president will bait us. he will portray us as cruel and unyielding. >> reporter: the white house says the president wants both parties to come together and act for the good of the country. the press secretary said the president believes "we need to compromise, not be absolutist, but believe the need to act on behalf of the american people should compel us to make reasonable compromise while we stick to our principles, and that's the approach he's taken since he entered the white house and it's the approach he intends to take in the second term." congressman ryan says he doesn't think republicans are in the political wilderness now since they control the house of representatives and mos
FOX
Jan 27, 2013 7:00am PST
rafael could soon be paying less in taxes if they so choose. the school board will consider asking voters to remove the parcel tax in a special mail in election this week. last year the fund generated $4.8 million. the district says in a recent poll 70% of eligible voters said they would vote to extend that tax. >>> national program to reduce childhood obesity is expanded to two bay area cities. members will be working in the oakland school district and in santa cruz. food core is a decision of aimer corp. its goal is to educate chirp about nutrition. >>> michael bloomberg has donated about $1 billion to his alma mater. $100million of that donation is earmarked for financial aid for students in need. according to the university, bloomberg is believed to be the first person to ever reach the $1 billion level of giving to a single u.s. institution of higher education. >>> former republican vice presidential candidate paul ryan is urging his party to stay unitied. he spoke to a group of conservatives yesterday in washington. he told the crowd they must stick agent together and pick their fig
Current
Jan 31, 2013 3:00am PST
on this that will be posted later today. if you look back at ronald reagan, the conservative icon right? he raised taxes, seven out of eight years that he was president. he supported a ban on assault weapons. he supported and signed a bill creating amnesty for 3 million people who came here illegally. >> what a liberal. >> bill: if republicans -- ronald reagan could not get elected in the republican primary today and i just wish that -- not that i'm a great big fan of ronald reagan. but i wish republicans would just stop worshipping ronald reagan and start following him, start imitating him, and get that practical side to problem solving that ronald reagan did have. and he did support a ban on assault weapons, and in fact president obama quoted ronald reagan when he introduced his own gun-control measures. so immigration still probably going to happen before gun control, but the gun control battle has definitely joined after yesterday's hearing. bill joining us how are you? >> caller: hey, bill i just wanted to echo what ike said from charleston. >> bill: yeah. >> caller: and in
FOX News
Jan 25, 2013 3:00am PST
from miami. currently it is 65 degrees in miami. why aren't we in florida? why? >>brian: and no taxes, we'd have no state income taxes too. >>gretchen: okay. i'll put in my vote for florida. i'm not sure my family would be in line for that. >>brian: i'll buy the bubble wrap. let's move. >>gretchen: let's get to your headlines first. family and friends remembering the life of beloved philadelphia pediatrician melissa katunutee outside her home her body was found bound and burned, a horrible crime. police say an exterminator confessed to killing her. jason smith told police the two got into an argument during his appointment at his home. he then allegedly strangled her and set her body on fire. >> this points out that it could happen to anybody at any time. any one of us let people into our houses without doing background checks or having somebody else present. >>gretchen: that's scary. surveillance video showed that smith's truck parked nearby and it showed him following her into her house and driving by twice after the murder. he's now facing several charges in connection with that ki
MSNBC
Jan 31, 2013 3:00am PST
because corporate profits are up, costs are down, the fiscal cliff agreement has locked in low taxes for most of the upper-middle class and wealthy, and there's no sign of inflation as far as the eye can see. but corporate profits can't stay high when american consumers whose spending is 70% of the u.s. economy are this pessimistic about the future. they're just not going to spend. american companies won't be able to make up the difference in forward markets. europe is careening into a recession. japan is still in deep trouble. china's growth has slowed. profits are the highest share of the u.s. economy on record. wages are the lowest. but this imbalance can't and won't last. >> can't and won't. and look what's happening on wall street. they're doing better, willie, than ever before. >> mm-hmm. >> ever before. for the past four years, wall street has exploded over the past four years. real income has dropped for middle-class americans. the poverty rate's gone up. one in four americans are on food stamps. you talk about two americas. john edwards is right. >> incomes. >> over the past
KRON
Jan 25, 2013 7:00am PST
with everybody. they even tax if he had ever taken en asked he he had actually stolen a newspaper. >> i like what he said about if you could not be happy then something is wrong with you. >> two days ago he spoke and it was beautiful. it is just part is this is your dream to go to the super bowl and you feel that if you work injured help your team win then it was taken from you. it is hard for me to believe that alex smith is full of joy. >> what would have to go run for the coach to put alex smith in? >> i would not say that. if kaepernick gets hurt then maybe. >> andrew luck was playing his heart out. >> the deal is that no one wants to get hurt. the fact is that it was an exhibition game. people are still trying to throw and catch the ball perry e. >> when you wear the mantle of the kron sports director. >> gary radnich told you so. he stated that it would be david lee, and it wasn't david lee. >>was david lee. >> have a good weekend. we will be right back. get beautyrest, posturepedic, even tempur-pedic mattress sets at low clearance prices. save even more on floor samples, demonstrators, and
NBC
Jan 28, 2013 5:00pm EST
of undocumented immigrants who graduate high school and pay taxes. >> the mesge that maryland voters sent last november 6th was absolutely instrumental to getting us to where we are on comprehensive immigration reform today. we showed by the thousands that people of maryland, people of this country, believe in inclusion and reject values of hate. >> reporter: now this inclusion of civil rights and faith groups, labor leaders and immigration advocates are calling for action on immigration reform in 2013. they say the time is right. >> its time for consensus in this country that can do justice for millions of people, but equally important can make our economy and our democracy be what it really should be. >> reporter: opponents of immigration reform vow to fight it. >> we have millions and millions of americans looking for jobs right now the illegals that are here broke the law, they do not deserve a pathway to citizen ship. >> veronica is from el salvador. she was separated from her family for five years. she lives in maryland. her sister is a u.s. citizen. >> we want something right now, not 3
NBC
Jan 30, 2013 11:00am EST
. they'd have to pay back taxes and pass a background check among other requirements. opponents to the plan worry that it doesn't do enough to beef up security at the border. they say millions of additional undocumented immigrants could be in this country in a few years without tighter security. >>> super bowl sunday is just around the corner and that means the big easy is boosting security throughout the city. the city of new orleans is adding 1300 federal agents and 270 extra state troopers. there will also be coast guard ships on the lower. river homeland secretary janet napolitano will hold a press conference with the nfl later today. the 150,000 super bowl fans packing the city, the police are dealing with the annual buildup of mardi gras where thousands flock to the french quarter in new orleans. >>> the number of children being diagnosed with adhd is on the rise. we'll take a look at what's causing that. >>> plus, >> announcer: you're watching "news4 midday." >>> it appears twinkies won't be going away after all. two investment firms that started the bidding to acquire th
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